Patrick Wright: The view through a bus window
7 September 2006
Show More Great British Bus Journeys: Travels through Unfamous Places by David McKie.
Atlantic, 359 pp., £16.99, March 2006, 1 84354 132 7Show More
“... he decides to hike to Milton Keynes: ‘a homely place. Fields encroach upon the dusty by-lane, and brim over the scattered cottages.’ He is soon clambering over the M1, through a vast Tesco storage depot, and into the Gyosei Japanese boarding-school in Willen, where he is apprehended as a trespasser. Undeterred by such difficulties, he turns up a ...”